Why stop with denying the biological father any rights to his child whatsoever? Might as well make him pay child support to the adoptive parents of his child. He just needs to man-up. At least that’s what I keep hearing. We are so used to phony claims of injustice that when the real things comes along people lose focus.
The court said the father could not rely on the Indian Child Welfare Act for relief because he never had legal or physical custody at the time of adoption proceedings, which were initiated by the birth mother without his knowledge.